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Title American Buddhism as a way of life / edited by Gary Storhoff and John Whalen-Bridge

Publ Info Albany : State University of New York Press, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  BQ732 .A44 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xii, 217 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series SUNY series in Buddhism and American culture
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Foreword / Thomas A. Tweed -- Introduction : American Buddhism as a way of life / Gary Storhoff and John Whalen-Bridge -- The authenticity of Alan Watts / David L. Smith -- D.T. Suzuki, "Suzuki Zen," and the American reception of Zen Buddhism / Carl T. Jackson -- My lunch with Mihoko / Ellen Pearlman -- What can Buddhist no-self contribute to North American bioethics? / Michael C. Brannigan -- A contemporary North American Buddhist discussion of abortion / Rita M. Gross -- Touched by suffering : American pragmatism and engaged Buddhism / Judy D. Whipps -- Identity theft : stimulating Nirvana in postmodern America / John Kitterman -- Family life and spiritual kinship in American Buddhist communities / Charles S. Prebish -- Buddha loves me this I know : Nisei Buddhists in Christian America, 1889-1942 / Lori Pierce -- Analogue consciousness isn't just for faeries : healing the disjunction between theory and practice / Roger Corless -- "A dharma of place" : evolving aesthetics and cultivating community in an American Zen garden / Jeff Wilson
Note Explores a range of Buddhist perspectives in a distinctly American context
LC subject Buddhism -- United States
Buddhism and culture -- United States
Add Author Storhoff, Gary, 1947-
Whalen-Bridge, John, 1961-
ISBN 9781438430935
9781438430942 (pbk. : alk. paper)